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In the Hands of the People: The Trial Jury's Origins, Triumphs, Troubles, and Future in American Democracy

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In a passionate warning that is not only well-reasoned, as becomes a renowned former trial lawyer and present federal judge, but is also a compelling and entertaining read, William L. Dwyer defies those who would abolish our jury system and hand over its power to judges or to panels of "experts." He aims, by making his readers aware of what should be done, to help us save ...more
ebook, 256 pages
Published August 1st 2004 by Thomas Dunne Books (first published January 22nd 2002)
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